Digital ASIC Engineer (Wireless Research – San Diego)
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Corporate Research & Development at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/research
Engineering – Hardware
California – San Diego
Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G – ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products.
QUALCOMM Wireless Research group, a world leader in advance mobile technologies, is involved in developing technologies and solutions for today’s smart connected devices, Internet-of-Everything (IoE), and connected cars. Our vast expertise in wireless technology, combined with our unique systems approach to developing advanced communication solutions, and ability to elegantly deliver optimal performance and power consumption, puts us at the forefront of the rapidly expanding mobile industry. QUALCOMM Wireless Research is enhancing the mobile experience and fueling an ever-expanding array of new connected devices. Our technologies are redefining mobile possibilities for people everywhere.
As a Digital ASIC Designer in Wireless Research, you are expected to develop block level micro-architectures, the associated RTL code, and help test these designs in the lab. You will be responsible for translating requirements to micro-architecture, creating area and power estimates, implementing in Verilog/System Verilog, working with verification team and providing inputs on test plan, and testing your design in the lab to ensure it meets functional and performance requirements.
You will be working as part of a larger team and should have good communication skills to interact with the Digital Design team, as well as Software, Systems, and the Verification teams.
The work environment is fast paced and dynamic so candidates should be flexible in their work assignments and task priorities. The ability to learn new technical skills and a willingness to adapt to new projects and project priorities is crucial. Successful candidates are must be highly motivated and focused in delivering designs that meet the design and development goals of the project.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
+ Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.
+ 2+ years ASIC design, verification, or related work experience.
+ Communication Theory and Digital Signal Processing: modulation/demodulation, digital filters, FFTs, error-correction, etc.
+ Processor Designs, on-chip network and buses, cross-bars, and data movers
+ RTL: Verilog or VHDL
+ FPGA design tools and flows: Floor Planning, Synthesis, Place & Route, Static Timing Analysis
+ Scripting and automation: Python, Perl, Linux shell programming, XML
+ Excellent oral and written communication skills
Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering
EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.
Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.